Il Jeon, Lindau Alumnus 2017, is currently an assistant professor at the University of Tokyo and a participant of the 67th Lindau Meeting. His research focuses on development of materials for optoelectronic application. Il Jeon read Chemistry for both Bachelors and Masters degrees at the University of Oxford, UK. Upon graduation, he worked as the youngest senior researcher in LG Display Co. Ltd. in South Korea for 4.5 years, where he got his national military service exempted as part of the signing deal. He finished his PhD in Chemistry with honours at the University of Tokyo. So far, he has published more than 20 international patents and 20 SCI papers, of which the majority is first-authored.